Monday, September 23, 2019

OPENING CEREMONY PRAISED; NBC SCORNED AT OLYMPICS’ START

July 28, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

If NBC was hoping to win back the goodwill and admiration of viewers with its $1-billion Olympics package, it certainly got off on the wrong foot on Friday as it delayed the telecast of the Opening Ceremony until primetime in the U.S., refused to make it available online, and actively policed the Internet to make […]

CHINA SAYS RATINGS SYSTEMS DON’T WORK

August 24, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

China’s State Administration of Radio, Film, and Television (SARFT) has effectively ended any further discussion of adopting a film ratings system for the country. That would leave the regulator in place as the country’s chief censor, determining which movies can be appropriately viewed by China’s entire population, from children to adults. Daily Variety today (Tuesday) […]